Laura Ingalls Wilder
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Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in the Wisconsin woods in 1867. She wrote the Little House books based on her own experiences growing up on the Western frontier. Just like the characters in her stories, Laura and her family traveled by covered wagon across the Midwest and experienced many of the same adventures. She finally settled down in Mansfield, Missouri with her husband, Almanzo, where she lived until her death in 1957.

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    • Little House in the Big Woods

    • Little House, Book 1
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 3 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,297
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,097
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,104

    Told from four-year-old Laura's point of view, this story begins in 1871 in a little log cabin on the edge of the Big Woods of Wisconsin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GRANDMA WAS JIGGING

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 02-16-17

    Regular price: $17.10

    • Farmer Boy

    • Little House, Book 2
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 520
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 455
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 450

    While Laura Ingalls grows up in a little house on the Western prairie, Almanzo Wilder is living on a big farm in New York State....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful way to spend a childhood.

    • By Russell Bernard on 11-13-17

    Regular price: $22.81

    • Little House on the Prairie

    • Little House, Book 3
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 564
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 486
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 485

    The adventures continue for Laura Ingalls and her family as they leave their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and set out for Kansas....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another winner in an outstanding series...

    • By Joseph L. Breckenridge on 04-01-17

    Regular price: $22.81

    • On the Banks of Plum Creek

    • Little House, Book 4
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 379
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 339
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 339

    The adventures of Laura Ingalls and her family continue as they leave their little house on the prairie and travel in their covered wagon to Minnesota....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Oh, How 'Naughty' Laura Can Be! :)

    • By Gillian on 02-09-17

    Regular price: $22.81

    • By the Shores of Silver Lake

    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 259

    The adventures of Laura Ingalls and her family continue as they move from their little house on the banks of Plum Creek to the wilderness of the unsettled Dakota Territory....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Charles’s big break.

    • By Russell Bernard on 03-04-18

    Regular price: $22.81

    • The Long Winter

    • Little House, Book 6
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 324
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 285

    Blizzards cover the little town with snow, cutting off supplies from the outside. Soon there is almost no food left, so young Almanzo Wilder and a friend make a dangerous trip across the prairie....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing story

    • By Christi Kidd on 07-24-18

    Regular price: $22.81

    • Little Town on the Prairie

    • Little House, Book 7
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 231
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 228

    The little settlement that weathered the long, hard winter of 1880-81 is now a growing town. Laura is growing up, and she goes to her first evening social....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Review of Little Town on the Prairie

    • By Emily Hinshaw on 09-22-18

    Regular price: $22.81

    • These Happy Golden Years

    • Little House, Book 8
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 228
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 228

    Fifteen-year-old Laura lives apart from her family for the first time, teaching school in a claim shanty 12 miles from home. She is very homesick but keeps at it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book not such a good narrator

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-12-18

    Regular price: $22.81

    • The First Four Years

    • Little House, Book 9
    • By: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • Narrated by: Cherry Jones
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140

    Laura Ingalls Wilder is beginning life with her new husband, Almanzo, in their own little house. Laura is a young pioneer wife now and must work hard with Almanzo, farming the land....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Always good

    • By Ken on 02-28-17

    Regular price: $17.10

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